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Artistic Resistance

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Presented by John G. Riley Center & Museum of African-American History and Culture at Sean Pittman Conference Center, Tallahassee FL

Apr 06 2016
Jul 01 2016
Artistic Resistance

The John G. Riley Center/Museum debuts the remarkable Highwaymen exhibit featuring 20th Century soulful outpourings of empowerment, self-reliance, hope and distinction entitled “Artistic Resistance”

Included will be 13 Florida Highwaymen paintings which were gifted to the museum by local philanthropist, Grace Dansby, as well as an unforgettable oil painting by Anne Whitfield that brings to life Tallahassee matriarch Aunt Memory which was donated by Bill Gladwin. Museum staff, docents and supporters will be on-hand to share stories of survival during the era that inspired the Highwaymen Exhibit which pays homage to what is good and strong in all of us, the divine ability to rise above

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Sean Pittman Conference Center

419 East Jefferson Street, Tallahassee, FL 32301

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We have private parking available.


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    • Volume Control Telephone
    • Wheelchair Access

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